SUB - Job Coach

Sub Job Coaches support clients who are receiving developmental services at their place of employment. This role models professionalism and positive attitudes to both the client and employer. A Job Coach advocates for the client to maintain gainful employment and experience appropriate new learning experiences. A successful candidate is patient, comfortable with using an array of communication techniques (including augmented communication tools), exhibits a commitment to the philosophy of self-determination for clients served and has a flexible schedule to pick up shifts as needed.

Responsibilities: 

  • Implement and support employment related goals and training strategies from the client's Individual Support Agreement
  • Occasionally assist with client's work load as part of training and to ensure that needed quantity of work is complete
  • Communicate observations of support strategies with client team
  • Provide transportation for client to their worksite

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 1-2 years' experience in human services
  • Driving is required as well as an acceptable driving record

Structure:

  • Schedule to be provided separately, as needed
  • Starting pay rate is $15.61 per hour
  • This is a non-exempt position
  • This is a union position

Perks & Benefits 
Employee Assistance Program
- Employee referral program with financial payment
- Discounted online undergraduate/graduate courses through Champlain College truED
- Award-winning workplace wellness program HC4ME including physical fitness groups for staff, financial wellness incentives, and ongoing workplace wellness advocacy and education
- Voluntary benefits from local/international businesses: discounted gym memberships, mobile phone service, ski/snowboard passes, auto/home insurance, and more!

Howard Center is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The agency's culture and service delivery is strengthened by the diversity of its workforce.  Minorities, people of color and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  EOE/TTY. Visit "About Us" to review Howard Center's EOE policy.